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First Solar touts record-setting cell efficiency

Company says a test cell using its cadmium telluride solar technology set a new world record of 17.3 percent efficiency.

By July 26, 2011

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GE re-enters solar business with thin-film 'system'

General Electric says its thin-film solar panels will be available next year along with equipment to ease operation of utility-scale solar power plants.

By October 12, 2010

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How the nuclear age burst onto the world from a squash court

On Road Trip 2013, CNET's Daniel Terdiman traveled to the Argonne National Lab to find out the history of the world's first nuclear reaction, Chicago Pile-1.

By July 3, 2013

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GE: Solar business is our 'next wind'

To boost its solar business, General Electric is planning to launch products built around new technology: cadmium telluride thin-film solar cells that lower the cost of solar.

By September 24, 2009

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Airbus' A350 XWB makes its first flight

With thousands of aviation enthusiasts on hand, Airbus' newest airplane -- and its response to Boeing's Dreamliner -- took off on its first flight this morning in France.

By June 14, 2013

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Airbus A350 XWB to make first flight Friday

The inaugural flight of Airbus' highly fuel-efficient plane, made with a majority of composite materials, likely means an appearance at the Paris Air Show.

By June 12, 2013

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Abound Solar nails DOE loan for thin-film factory

Thin-film solar manufacturer finalizes $400 million in loan guarantee and raises $110 million in equity to ramp up solar manufacturing in U.S.

By December 14, 2010

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First Solar aiming at $1 billion in revenue this year

Despite experts saying a fall is imminent, First Solar continues to climb.

By April 30, 2008

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Q&A: MacFixIt Answers

Readers ask about proper battery care, why data in a guest account disappears on restart, and other topics.

By March 15, 2013